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Children will be more protected against typhoid fever –Okonjo–Iweala

Vaccine Alliance, Board Chair, Prof. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, has said that more children will be protected against typhoid fever with its new funding of the typhoid conjugate vaccines. 278 more words

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Researchers identify new drug that can stop migraine before it starts

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In a good news for people who suffer from chronic migraines, researchers have identified a medication that can prevent the severe headaches before they start. 418 more words

A Foundation for a smoke-free world...funded by a cigarette multinational: more smoke and mirrors?

The Swiss like butter on both sides of their toast.

Headquartered in Lausanne, half an hour’s train ride from the World Health Organisation in Geneva, you’ll find the headquarters of the world’s most profitable tobacco company, Philip Morris International (PMI). 1,406 more words

Africa is the dumping ground for 40% of the world’s reported fake medicines

Access to basic healthcare is already out of reach for so many in poor countries, now a new study reveals that the medicines people are able to get hold of may be making them sicker. 382 more words

One out of 10 medicines in India 'fake'; may cause severe illness: WHO

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An estimated one in 10 medical products circulating in low- and middle-income countries like India is either “substandard or falsified”, says a new research report from the World Health Organisation (WHO). 322 more words

One out of 10 medicines in India 'fake'; may cause severe illness: WHO

An estimated one in 10 medical products circulating in low- and middle-income countries like India is either “substandard or falsified”, says a new research report from the  655 more words

The EU decision on glyphosate: legally unclear and harmful to health.

The decision of the European Union to renew for other 5 years the authorisation to use the glyphosate is extremely regrettable and, in my opinion, it could also be against the same European treaties: let’s see the facts step by step. 273 more words

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